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Cactus Communications, a technology company accelerating scientific advancement, today announced the launch of R (researcher.life), an extensive integrated ecosystem of…
Cactus Communications launches an integrated ecosystem of tools to simplify researchers' life
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I always wanted to be sure I would always have something to fall back on. With my structures of certainty, I could do anything. That was, until I lost just about…
When COVID-19 broke, I asked myself, "What do I have now?"
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When total lockdown was annnounced in my state, my husband was out of town. With a sisnking feeling, I realized that I would have to manage a pressing research deadline…
My little silver lining to the COVID-19 clouds of anxiety
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After analyzing the composition of soil samples across a large mountainous region in Southwest China, a team of scientists from the Chinese Academy of Geological…
How human activity leaves a chemical footprint in soils
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I was self-sponsoring and even without the equipment, my research would have dug deep into my pockets. How I wish I had the money to carry out my research!
I am still waiting for funding opportunities to be able to pursue research
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As an academic it’s a tough time, although many of us are taking online classes and helping our students to the best of our ability.
Everything is different in my life because of the COVID-19 pandemic
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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has halted an innovative coronavirus testing program by a Seattle research team that first detected the spread of COVID-19 in…
FDA faces criticism for halting COVID-19 home-testing project
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Whilst in some ways I feel I have adjusted a little too well to lockdown life, other aspects are very difficult to get used to. For instance, the passage of time.
COVID-19: Time is so arbitrary
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One of my main research goals for this year is to conduct a clinical study on feeding tubes, as the problem needs to be fully identified before thinking of a solution…
To-do lists and how COVID-19 will affect my research
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Verbal communication is becoming increasingly important for academic success. Here are some tips for effective verbal communication in situations you might commonly find…